1001 Spikes Character Guide

Character Guide







Aban Hawkins
  • Unlock: N/A (Default character)
  • Weapon: Daggers
  • Weapon Speed: Medium
  • Description: The protagonist, who has a father (Jim) and sister (Tina).
  • Aban has no special abilities, but players can customize his look with various costumes. They can be unlocked in multiplayer or in the shop.



Tina Hawkins

  • Unlock: Beat Ukampa
  • Weapon: Pistol
  • Weapon Speed: Fast
  • Description: The daughter of Jim and sister of protagonist Aban.
  • Tina grabs on to ledges.



Jim Hawkins

  • Unlock: Beat Antarctica
  • Weapon: Shotgun
  • Weapon Speed: Fast
  • Description: The father of Aban and Tina, who is believed to be dead at the beginning of the game.
  • Jim takes a long time to reload his shotgun.



Commander Video

  • Unlock: Get 6 Golden Skulls
  • Weapon: Beat paddle
  • Weapon Speed: Medium
  • Description: Unlockable character from the Bit.Trip series.
  • Commander Video can jump a bit further than other characters.



Sugimoto

  • Unlock: Collect 16 Golden Skulls
  • Weapon: Sword
  • Weapon Speed: Medium
  • Description: Unlockable character from Tempura of the Dead.
  • Has an air dash ability. Press the jump button while in the air.



Juni

  • Unlock: Collect 18 Golden Skulls
  • Weapon: Stones
  • Weapon Speed: Medium
  • Description: Unlockable characters from the Knytt games.
  • Has an umbrella that allows her to float in the air.



President Thompson

  • Unlock: Collect 20 Golden Skulls
  • Weapon: Machine Gun
  • Weapon Speed: Fast
  • Description: Unlockable character from Tempura of the Dead.
  • He has Thompsoncare, which allows players an unlimited amount of lives. Must be bought in the shop.



Zombie

  • Unlock: Collect 23 Golden Skulls
  • Weapon: Vomit
  • Weapon Speed: Slow
  • Description: Unlockable character from Tempura of the Dead.
  • Zombie still survives after being hit, just with no head. He can't attack with no head though.



El Testigo

  • Unlock: Collect 26 Golden Skulls
  • Weapon: Code
  • Weapon Speed: Fast
  • Description: This is developer Jonathan Blow, of Braid and the upcoming The Witness.
  • El Testigo can jump on enemies to kill them.



Nyx

  • Unlock: Collect 28 Golden Skulls
  • Weapon: Blocks (she kicks them)
  • Weapon Speed: Medium
  • Description: Unlockable character from Nyxquest.
  • She has four different jumps while in the air, of varying distances.



Curly Brace

  • Unlock: Collect 30 Golden Skulls
  • Weapon: Gun
  • Weapon Speed: Fast
  • Description: Unlockable character from Cave Story.
  • She has a jetpack that can be used by pressing the jump button while in the air.